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The journey to the Moon of the Holon Institute of Technology students

The journey to the Moon of the Holon Institute of Technology students

04/11/2015

Two Students from HIT chose to dedicate their finals project to SpaceIL’s journey to the Moon About a year ago, our Education team was approached by two creative students from HIT (Holon Institute of Technology)- Department of Educational Technologies: Adi Mann and Shir Hazan. They pitched us the idea of developing an App of a […] Read More

Sloshing Workshop for Physics Teachers

Sloshing Workshop for Physics Teachers

02/11/2015

Physics teachers from the scientific-technological leadership reserve participated in a special workshop by our Education staff, in collaboration with a team of IAI’s MBT Space Factory A two-day training for physics teachers from the Scientific-Technological Leadership Reserve at the Ministry of Education, started yesterday (November 1, 2015). Teachers from all over Israel: From Kiryat Tivon […] Read More

SpaceIL Team Members Recommend Space Books

SpaceIL Team Members Recommend Space Books

07/06/2015

The journey to the Moon starts in reading a good book! Here is a Space and Science Reading List from our team members, for Book Week 2015:  Yoav Landsman, Chief System Engineer, recommends the book The Martian by Andy Weir. The book brings the story of NASA astronaut Mark Watney, who was accidentally abandoned on […] Read More

Water in Space Special for Shavuot

Water in Space Special for Shavuot

21/05/2015

The jewish holiday of Shavuot has been also celebrate as a water festival, and it made us think: What happens to water in conditions of microgravity in space? How does it look like the International Space Station? It is interesting to see how fluids behave in a situation where there is no gravity, or, to […] Read More

Teenager, Register Your Team to Moonbots 2015 Today and You Could Win a Flight to Japan!

Teenager, Register Your Team to Moonbots 2015 Today and You Could Win a Flight to Japan!

18/05/2015

If you and your friends are into Robotics, Games and Space, this is the challenge for you Google Lunar XPRIZE (The same organization that runs GLXP Moon race which SpaceIL participates in) has announce a new competition for kids and teenagers in the age of 8-17: Moonbots. No Israeli team registered yet, so we are […] Read More